An introduction to why 'patriarchy' is a real thing and not just something SJWs made up as an excuse to deplatform men. The inherently gendered mechanics of how capitalism expresses itself.
Why it's never too soon to criticize the dead.
The capstone for this week's guest month, Ben Pearce returns to discuss what it's like to do a Magic tournament.
To say there's violence on both sides buries the questions; How much, and why?
Hello! I'm your guest author for the week, Ariamaki. I've got a very wide field of interests and expertise, arguably too wide on the first half and not deep enough on the second, but I still pride myself in versatility and balance. Lately that has ranged from adding content to games like Monster Prom (you’ll … Continue reading Magic Guest Article: Ariamaki on Card Mechanics
The first of a planned three weeks of guest articles while I recover. Scarlet Roarke returns to give a crash course on vampires.
So I've been massively sick. Double ear infection, antibiotics, the works. I haven't been able to do anything except binge media and moan a lot. This as opposed to my routine of reading the news and moaning a lot. Far more productive. However! However, a small respite. I can still put something up this week. … Continue reading Sick Week: An Archer Script
Australia is about to have another referendum on whether it should secede from the Commonwealth and become a Republic, nearly 20 years after the last time we voted on this. Last time we voted ‘no’. Mostly, I think, because nobody wanted to fix something that wasn’t broken.
On the purpose of neoliberal welfare
“Anyone can be a critic”, is said often. Unfortunately it’s true, and the followup is often left out; “But few people should be”. To be a critic only requires that you have an opinion on something. Everyone’s entitled to their own opinion, but I’ve found that there is an issue to that entitlement. The reason … Continue reading Critics Will Be the Death of Me